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Hybrid shallot as a potential money-maker

By Zac B. Sarian More than 200 farmers from towns in Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte, Pangasinan and elsewhere witnessed the potential of Maserati as a…


More farmers finally sold to hybrid seeds

By Zac B. Sarian When we interviewed Simon N. Groot, the founder of East-West Seed,  last January, he revealed that it was not easy to…


French company launches its feed premixes in PH

By Zac B. Sarian A French company that specializes in animal feed premixes and additives recently launched its presence in the Philippine market at the…


Firm empowers farmers with its tech know-how

By Zac B. Sarian Even ordinary farmers will succeed if they are equipped with the right technologies in agriculture. Just like the 19 farmers in…


SM Foundation’s veggie training goes on and on

By Zac B. Sarian It seems there’s no stopping for SM Foundation in its pursuit of training farmers and even non-farmers on growing high-value vegetables…

ORGANIC PIGS FOR LECHON – Photo shows organically grown pigs at the Daily Bread Organic Farm of Luz Tancangco in Bustos, Bulacan. These are made into lechon which sells for R3,500 apiece. The farm was set up by Ms. Tanchangco as part of her advocacy for healthy lifestyle.

For her sanity she put up organic farm

By Zac B. Sarian A lady professional, Luzviminda Tancangco, who was once a commissioner of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) put up her own organic…